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The Free Land of Grue

“This is Fine”

Category: Scandinavian Liberal Paradise
Civil Rights:
Excellent
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Very Good

Location: The North Pacific

Regional Influence: Shoeshiner

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The Free Land of Grue is a massive, socially progressive nation, renowned for its museums and concert halls, irreverence towards religion, and stringent health and safety legislation. The compassionate, democratic population of 2.106 billion Grueans enjoy extensive civil rights and enjoy a level of social equality free from the usual accompanying government corruption.

The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Healthcare, and Administration. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Grueville. The average income tax rate is 83.6%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Gruean economy, worth 243 trillion Grue Dollars a year, is quite specialized and dominated by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Tourism, Book Publishing, and Basket Weaving. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 115,563 Grue Dollars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Artists are pillars of society, Maxtopian tourists make expensive pilgrimages to Grueville to enjoy their national art, Grueville Preparatory School for the Exceedingly Wealthy's basketball team is having a few off-years, and a suspicious number of male students have joined the Ladies' Wrestling League. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Grue's national animal is the Manatee, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans.

Grue is ranked 117,294th in the world and 5,222nd in The North Pacific for Largest Gambling Industry, scoring 451.16 on the Kelly Criterion Productivity Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 714thMost Influential: 1,082ndMost Valuable International Artwork: 1,104thTop
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Most Pacifist: 3,854thSafest: 5,275thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 5,845thMost Compassionate Citizens: 5,910thLeast Corrupt Governments: 6,093rdBest Weather: 6,455thNicest Citizens: 6,641stLargest Welfare Programs: 6,695thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 7,588thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 7,891stMost Beautiful Environments: 8,399thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 8,684thLongest Average Lifespans: 8,691stMost Developed: 9,512thHealthiest Citizens: 9,529thMost Secular: 10,167thMost Inclusive: 10,348thMost Scientifically Advanced: 11,093rdHighest Poor Incomes: 11,150thTop
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Largest Information Technology Sector: 11,480thMost Advanced Public Education: 11,700thHighest Average Tax Rates: 12,085thSmartest Citizens: 12,217thLowest Crime Rates: 13,323rdMost Rebellious Youth: 14,216thLargest Governments: 14,424thHighest Drug Use: 16,980thLargest Publishing Industry: 17,404thMost Cultured: 20,068thMost Subsidized Industry: 20,102nd
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 150th in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 213th in the regionMost Pacifist: 234th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 260th in the regionSafest: 288th in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 323rd in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 342nd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 353rd in the regionBest Weather: 370th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 386th in the regionNicest Citizens: 386th in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 391st in the regionMost Influential: 410th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 461st in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 491st in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 495th in the regionTop
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Longest Average Lifespans: 510th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 517th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 530th in the regionMost Secular: 530th in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 561st in the regionMost Developed: 571st in the regionMost Inclusive: 612th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 613th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 613th in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 617th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 642nd in the regionSmartest Citizens: 671st in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 673rd in the regionLargest Governments: 708th in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 863rd in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 931st in the regionMost Cultured: 1,000th in the region

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